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ID DOID:8457
Name pellagra
Definition A nutritional deficiency disease that is characterized by deficiency of niacin (vitamin B3), has_symptom gastrointestinal disturbance, anorexia, diarrhea, dementia, hallucinations, depression, psychosis, and/or non-specific skin changes, and has_material_basis_in deficiency of niacin, often from inadequate diet, malabsorption, or medication side effects.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16207585
Xrefs

GARD:10014

ICD9CM:265.2

MESH:D010383

MTHICD9_2006:265.2

UMLS_CUI:C0030783

Synonyms

Niacin deficiency [EXACT]

Niacin-tryptophan deficiency [EXACT]

Pellagra [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a nutritional deficiency disease

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